Prayerfully study the following scriptures and resources.What do you feel best applies to the young women as they begin interacting with young men?Avoid going on frequent dates with the same person.Developing serious relationships too early in life can limit the number of other people you meet and can perhaps lead to immorality.“When you begin dating, go with one or more additional couples.Sitting near the end of a parade once, my family was thrilled to see President Ezra Taft Benson step out of a car that had just completed the parade route.
What experiences and ideas are shaping the young women’s perception of dating? What do they need to know in order to remain true to the Lord’s standards?
Remember that a young man and a young woman on a date are responsible to protect each other’s honor and virtue.
Plan dating activities that are safe, positive, and inexpensive and that will help you get to know each other.
Deuteronomy 7:3–4 (Do not marry outside the covenant) Doctrine and Covenants (Practice virtue and holiness before the Lord) Articles of Faith (Qualities we should develop in ourselves as we look for an eternal companion) Thomas S.
Monson, “Preparation Brings Blessings,” The Savior gave those who followed Him opportunities to ask their own questions and share their own insights.